24 hours in Seattle without visiting the most popular tourist destinations!
Overnight trip to Olympic National Park
Over Labor Day weekend we went up to Seattle for the last day of Bumbershoot. I was in it primarily for Nahko and Medicine for the People, but we also got the chance to see Ellie Goulding and Bassnectar so the ticket price was totally worth it! City festivals are much different than most other … Continue reading Bumbershoot In Seattle
I told you we had a lot to catch you up on and I had some down time today so here's a quick peek at Punchbowl Falls! The Columbia River Gorge has some of the best hiking, especially day hikes. This trip out to Punchbowl Falls was a short 3.5 mile round trip hike. We … Continue reading Hiking the Gorge: Punchbowl Falls
We have seriously been lacking on posts these past two weeks for one reason...Freaknight! Last week we spent every waking minute (and then some) creating costumes and adding finishing touches to our Freaknight plans. This week we have been working.....and sleeping, a lot, to try to recuperate from last weekend. What is Freaknight? Per USC events, "USC’s … Continue reading Freaknight 2014
Day 2 of anniversary weekend we decided to take a roadtrip to Astoria! I absolutely love The Goonies so this trip was a must for me....I may have drug Andrew along 😉 The drive was long, but pretty! We took Hwy 30 (yes, the Iowa Hwy 30) through the trees and along the Columbia River … Continue reading Hey You Guuuyyys!
How do I even begin to describe this experience...Enlightening? Magical? Wonderous? All of the above? Oregon Country Fair was another amazing weekend spent with our wonderful high school friend Britta and the many festival friends we made at Paradiso. Since this weekend I have tried to describe Oregon Country Fair (OCF) to people several times. Each … Continue reading Oregon Country Fair 2014